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Iraqi Youth No Longer Tolerate Iranian Influence and State Corruption

Iraq has been witnessing popular protests that have taken the lives of more than 100 civilians. Political instability, economic hardships and...

Where does the process go in Kirkuk?

At the session held on 22 July in the Iraqi Parliament, the 22-article election bill for the provincial and district councils has been enacted and...

New KRG Government and the Expectations

Following the political crisis that emerged in the wake of the September 30, 2018 elections, political parties in the Iraqi Kurdish Regional...

Publications

Election of Nechirvan Barzani as the President of KRG and its Implications

Prime Minister of the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and Vice President of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) Nechirvan Barzani took the...

2018 Parliamentary Elections and The Future of the KRG

Following long-lasting debates and a oneyear delay in the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG), regional parliamentary elections were held on...

Iran-Iraq Transboundary Water Relations and Turkey

Iraq’s inability to break the vicious circle of war, embargo, occupation and civil war that the country has been experiencing since 1980 is the...

The Role of Tribes in the Political Process of KRG

Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is a political entity in the Federal Republic of Iraq that’s why in order to understand the...

What is Going on in Iraq’s Rich, Armed and Waterless Province Basra?

On July 8, 2018, protests broke out in Basra, Iraq’s richest province. In Basra, where about 80 percent of Iraq’s total oil production is...

A New Turn of Facing DAESH in Iraq: The Endless Security Problem

Thanks to the backing of international coalition forces, the Iraqi Armed Forces reestablished control in all cities and regions under the control of...

Water Issue in Turkey-Iraq Relations and Future Recommendations

International developments played a major role in the emergence process of the problem according to the assessment made for the solution of the...

2018 Iraqi Budget Crisis

A budgetary crisis that gradually grew and deepened showed up in Iraq as of the starting of 2018. The new budget design was met with discomfort by...